Welcome to the Department of Economics

Economics at Northeastern focuses on the application of economics to real-world problems of policy and business.

Our undergraduate program features co-op work experience integrated with classroom studies and undergraduate research opportunities. Our Master’s program provides students with the analytical skills and experience necessary for a wide range of jobs and career advancement. Our PhD degree in applied economics readies students to lead research in government, consulting, and legal support as well as prepares them to teach economics.

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
301 Lake Hall
Boston, MA 02115-5000
phone: 617.373.2882
fax: 617.373.3640
email: econ@neu.edu


Department of Economics News

Is Lack of Competition Strangling the U.S. Economy?

Professor John Kwoka is cited in the March/April issue of Harvard Business Review
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Why you should care about net neutrality

An opinion piece by Rizwanur Rob, NU Economics PhD candidate, on net neutrality. The Daily Star January 11, 2018…
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Carbon Pricing and Comedy: The Stand-Up Economist Yoram Bauman

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
140 The Fenway, Room 378
Q&A on Carbon Pricing will follow
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01/10/2018 - 04/11/2018

Spring 2018 Myra Kraft Open Classroom

Rule of Law
Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
West Village F, Room 20..
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Congratulations, Michael Stone!

Michael P. Stone has been awarded a 2017-18 CSSH Outstanding Teaching Award.

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